Next meeting:

Last updated - 17 Sep 2021, 15.33

21 Sep 2021, 15.30

The Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine will meet in Committee Room 3, LH2000 at 3:30 pm.

The Select Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine will meet in private session at 6:00 pm.

The Committee shadows the work of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

The Committee was renamed during the Dáil term (24 May 2021) and was previously the Committee on Agriculture and the Marine.

Date established: 24 May 2021

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

20 Sep 2021, 17.40

Agriculture Committee resumes discussion on peat shortages, and CAP

13 Sep 2021, 15.50

Agriculture Committee to discuss the Nitrates Action Programme and resume its discussion on issues related to the Forestry Industry

3 Aug 2021, 15.15

Agriculture Committee resumes debate on issues related to forestry industry with Minister Pippa Hackett

Recent videos

Tue, 14 Sep 2021

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Topic: Nitrates Action Programme – 2nd stage consultation

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Tue, 14 Sep 2021

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Topic: Issues related to the Forestry Industry (resumed)

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Wed, 4 Aug 2021

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Issues related to the Forestry Industry (resumed)

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Recent documents

Tue, 14 Sep

Opening statement, Brendan Gleeson, Secretary General, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM)

Opening statement, Brendan Gleeson, Secretary General, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) ()

Tue, 14 Sep

Opening statement, Tim Cullinan, President, Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA

Opening statement, Tim Cullinan, President, Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA ()

Tue, 14 Sep

Opening statement, Pat McCormack, President, Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association (ICMSA)

Opening statement, Pat McCormack, President, Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association (ICMSA) ()

Recent reports

Mon, 28 Jun 2021

Report on Proposed Regulation of Veterinary Medicines in Ireland
Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine report on Proposed Regulation of Veterinary Medicines in Ireland June 2021

Mon, 21 Jun 2021

Report on pre-legislative scrutiny of the Sea Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2021
Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine report on pre-legislative scrutiny of the Sea Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2021

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of agriculture, food and the marine is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Sarah O’Farrell

(01) 618 3717

jcam@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Jason Kiernan

(01) 618 4486

(086) 701 5235

jason.kiernan@oireachtas.ie